2003:979 - RATHSILLAGH UPPER, Kildare

NMI Burial Excavation Records

County: Kildare Site name: RATHSILLAGH UPPER

Sites and Monuments Record No.: N/A Licence number: 03E1103

Author: John Purcell, 17 Balmoral Terrace, Dillon’s Cross, Cork.

Site type: No archaeological significance

ITM: E 675086m, N 700851m

Latitude, Longitude (decimal degrees): 53.053022, -6.880017

Testing was carried out as part of the planning schedule for a single-house development adjacent to an enclosure and field system (SMR 32:17(01)) at Rathsillagh Upper, Athy. A series of trenches were excavated by mechanical digger at the house site, entrance and stables. No features or finds of archaeological significance were revealed.